New Allakaket, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 66. Population change since 2000: +83.3%
Males: 32  (49.3%)
Females: 34  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  26.7 years
Alaska median age:  33.3 years

Zip code: 99720

Estimated median household income in 2015: $26,554 (it was $30,625 in 2000)
New Allakaket:

$26,554
AK:

$73,355

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $10,103 (it was $5,576 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $124,608 (it was $112,500 in 2000)
New Allakaket:

$124,608
AK:

$259,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $125,243; Detached houses: $126,719

Median gross rent in 2015: $482.

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    • 6598.5%American Indian alone
    • 11.5%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in New Allakaket: 105.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 2.23 square miles.

Population density: 30 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in New Allakaket:

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 38.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New Allakaket CDP:

  • Never married: 55.7%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

New Allakaket CDP:  1.1% ($1,250)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (380.9 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2638.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Allakaket, AK (0.9 miles) , Alatna, AK (2.3 miles) , Bettles, AK (6.3 miles) , Evansville, AK (6.3 miles) , Hughes, AK (7.5 miles) , Coldfoot, AK (9.1 miles) , Wiseman, AK (9.6 miles) , Rampart, AK (10.0 miles) .

Latitude: 66.55 N, Longitude: 152.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

New Allakaket household income distribution New Allakaket home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

14.9%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (75%)
  • Other services, except public administration (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Educational services (45%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (50%)
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (25%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in New Allakaket, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

New Allakaket-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alaska state average. It is 421% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 182.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 412.0 miles away from New Allakaket center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 22:12:41, a magnitude 8.5 (7.0 MB, 8.5 MS, 7.9 MW, 8.1 ME, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 252.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/9/1985 at 14:08:04, a magnitude 6.2 (5.9 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 MS, 6.0 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/2002 at 11:27:19, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 2.6 mi) earthquake occurred 246.7 miles away from New Allakaket center
On 2/3/2000 at 10:24:59, a magnitude 6.1 (5.4 MB, 5.2 MS, 6.1 ML, 5.7 MW, Depth: 4.5 mi) earthquake occurred 120.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 2, Freeze: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Allakaket topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Allakaket:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 181 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 381 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 381 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1628 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1631 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1649 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1653 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

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Notable location: Tanana Chiefs Conference Allakaket Clinic (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 28.1%
Average household size:
This place:  3.7 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  88.9%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.1%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Alaska average:

10.2

New Allakaket travel time to work - commute New Allakaket mode of transportation to work chart

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for New Allakaket CDP (based on Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,14818
Catholic1,45310
Evangelical Protestant1645
Other87-
Orthodox853
None1,651-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

17.19 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.0%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

29.4%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
New Allakaket:

47.3%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
New Allakaket:

41.3%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
New Allakaket:

29.5
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

31.6%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.2%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

29.7%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
New Allakaket:

49.3%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
New Allakaket:

79.3%
State:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of New Allakaket, AK Residents

7.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
Alaska average:

8.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  3.27% ($31,500 average AGI)
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.20% ($42,760)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
Alaska average:

8.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  3.59% ($29,587 average AGI)
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.24% ($41,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in New Allakaket:

  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIYU (910 AM; 5 kW; GALENA, AK; Owner: BIG RIVER PULBLIC BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around New Allakaket:

  • K02KB (Channel 2; ALLAKAKET, AK; Owner: ALLAKAKET CITY COUNCIL)
  • K09QL (Channel 9; ALLAKAKET, ETC., AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (59%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (35%)

New Allakaket compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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